Otterbein family

Title: Otterbein families of Ontario, Canada

Dates of creation: 1999-2013

Physical description: 2 cm of textual records

Custodial history: Manuscript donated to the Archives by  John B. Calder in 2013.

Scope and content: A genealogy of the following Otterbein families, prepared by John B. Calder:

  1. Johann Heinrich Otterbein & Anna Margaretha Schmalz
    Includes the Waterloo County families of:

    Heinrich Otterbein & Margaretha Steinacker
    Origin: Fraurombach, Vogelsbergkreis, Hessen, Germany.
    Year of Immigration: 1854, via the U.S.A.

    Johann Valentine Otterbein & Elisabetha Hermann
    Origin: Fraurombach, Vogelsbergkreis, Hessen, Germany.
    Year of Immigration: January / 1842.

    Johann Caspar Otterbein & Margaretha Hahn
    Origin: Fraurombach, Vogelsbergkreis, Hessen, Germany.
    Year of Immigration: Arrived May 2, 1856 in New York, U.S.A.
  2. Georg Otterbein & Barbara Gremm
    Origin: Germany.
    Year of Immigration: 1842.
  3. Conrad Otterbein & Margaretha Graeb
    Origin: Germany.
    Year of Immigration: Arrived May 2, 1856 in New York, U.S.A.
  4. Johann Georg Otterbein & Margaretha Post
    Origin: Bad Salzschlirf, Hesse-Kassel, Germany (their son, Germanus).
    Year of Immigration: Arrived May 5, 1851 in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.
  5. Conrad Otterbine & Catherine Otterbine (nee ?)
    Origin: Ontario, Canada.

Notes: For photographs related to this family search the Mennonite Archival Image Database.
Further materials related to this family may be found by searching the Archives and the Milton Good Library catalogue.
Original archival description created 2013 by Laureen Harder-Gissing.
 

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